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Republic of dreams : Greenwich Village, the American Bohemia, 1910-1960

Author: Ross Wetzsteon
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2002] ©2002
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the New York City neighborhood's role as a bohemian enclave that became the home of and transformed the lives of individuals who came to the neighborhood to pursue their individual artistic, personal, and political dreams.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wetzsteon, Ross.
Republic of dreams.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2002
(OCoLC)606773895
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ross Wetzsteon
ISBN: 0684869950 9780684869957 0684869969 9780684869964
OCLC Number: 46975131
Description: xvii, 617 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Mabel Dodge's salon : "oh, how we were all intertwined!" --
Max Eastman and The masses : "just-before-dawn of a new day" --
Jig Cook, Eugene O'Neill, and the Provincetown players : "the beloved community of life-givers" --
The feminists of the village : meetings with remarkable women --
Edna St. Vincent Millay : "a lovely light" --
Eminent villagers --
William Carlos Williams, the little magazines, and the poetry wars --
Hart Crane : the roaring boy of the village --
Maxwell Bodenheim : "poems twenty-five cents each" --
Thomas Wolfe and Aline Bernstein : "the knife of love" --
Joe Gould : the last of the last bohemians --
Djuna Barnes : "one's life is peculiarly one's own when one has invented it" --
E.E. Cummings and Dylan Thomas : the village as sanctuary, the village as stage --
Delmore Schwartz : alien in residence --
Dawn Powell : the village as an idea of itself --
Jackson Pollock and the abstract expressionists in the village : rearranging the stars.
Other Titles: Greenwich Village, the American Bohemia, 1910-1960
Responsibility: Ross Wetzsteon.
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The first 60 years of the 20th century saw rebellious men and women from all over the US flocking to New York City's Greenwich Village to fulfill their artistic, political and personal dreams. This  Read more...

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Houston Chronicle A deeply researched and beautifully wrought feast of information and poetics...a sort of Plutarch's Lives of...the obsessed pilgrims who founded the Republic of Dreams. Newsday Read more...

 
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